Huawei plans to sell 8 million units of the upcoming Mate 40 this year


According to a new report, Huawei will release the line of Huawei Mate 40 smartphones, as originally planned, in October 2020.

The source is a Chinese insider, who writes that despite the very complicated relations between the US and China, as well as the ongoing pandemic of the coronavirus, the new flagship of Huawei will not give up.

Huawei plans to sell 8 million units of the upcoming Mate 40 this year

In addition, the source confirmed that the Huawei Mate 40 will receive the latest SoC, which will be produced according to the standards of the 5-nanometer process. Presumably, we are talking about Kirin 1020 or Kirin 1000.

Also, the same source claims that in the fourth quarter of this year, Huawei plans to put on the market about 8 million new smartphones of the Huawei Mate 40 line.

Huawei Mate 30 Pro

It is worth to mention that in September last year, Huawei has officially introduced the Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro smartphones with great specs and good cameras. Here is a reminder of their specifications.

Huawei Mate 30 / Mate 30 5G specifications

  • 6.62-inch (2340 x 1080 pixels) FHD+ OLED FullView Display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio, DCI-P3 wide color gamut
  • HUAWEI Kirin 990 (2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.86 GHz + 2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.09 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.86 GHz) processor with  ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs(Neural-network Processing Unit)
  • HUAWEI Kirin 990 5G (2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.86 GHz + 2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.36 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.95 GHz) processor with  ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, Dual Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs(Neural-network Processing Unit)
  • 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 256GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with NM card
  • Android 10 with EMUI 10.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / NM card)
  • 40 MP ( Cine Camera, f/1.8 aperture) + 16 MP (Ultra Wide Angle Camera, f/2.2 aperture) + 8 MP (Telephoto Camera, f/2.4 aperture, OIS, 3x Optical Zoom1, 5x Hybrid Zoom2 and up to 30x Digital Zoom), PDAF, CAF, AIS
  • 24MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture
  • In-display fingerprint sensor
  • Infrared sensor
  • Water-resistant (IP53)
  • 3.5mm audio jack
  • Dimensions:160.8 x 76.1 x 8.4 /9.2 (Leather) mm; Weight:196g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz) (wave2), Bluetooth 5.1 LE, GPS (L1 + L5 dual band), NFC, USB 3.1  Type-C (GEN1)
  • 4200mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge, 27W Wireless HUAWEI SuperCharge
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Huawei Mate 30 Pro / Mate 30 Pro 5G specifications

  • 6.53-inch (2400 x 1176 pixels) FHD+ flex OLED Display with 18.4:9 aspect ratio, DCI-P3 wide color gamut
  • HUAWEI Kirin 990 (2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.86 GHz + 2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.09 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.86 GHz) processor with  ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs(Neural-network Processing Unit)
  • HUAWEI Kirin 990 5G (2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.86 GHz + 2 x Cortex-A76 Based 2.36 GHz + 4 x Cortex-A55 1.95 GHz) processor with  ARM Mali-G76MP16 GPU, Dual Big Core + Tiny Core NPUs(Neural-network Processing Unit)
  • 8GB LPDDR4x RAM, 256GB storage, expandable memory up to 256GB with NM card
  • Android 10 with EMUI 10.0
  • Hybrid Dual SIM (nano + nano / NM card)
  • 40MP ( Cine Camera, f/1.8 aperture) + 40 MP (SuperSensing Camera, f/1.6 aperture, OIS) + 8 MP (Telephoto Camera, f/2.4 aperture, OIS, 3x Optical Zoom, 5x Hybrid Zoom3 and up to 30x Digital Zoom)+3D Depth Sensing Camera supports Autofocus (phase focus, contrast focus), supports AIS (HUAWEI AI Image Stabilization), 7680fps ultra slow motion, 4k HDR+ time-lapse
  • 32MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture, 3D Depth Sensing Camera for 3D Face unlock
  • In-display fingerprint sensor, Side-touch interaction for dual-sided volume control
  • Infrared sensor
  • Water, dust resistant (IP68)
  • USB Type-C Audio
  • Dimensions: 158.1 x 73.1 x 8.8 /9.5 (Leather) mm; Weight: 198g
  • Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz) (wave2), Bluetooth 5.1 LE, GPS (L1 + L5 dual band), NFC, USB 3.1  Type-C (GEN1)
  • 4500mAh (typical) / 4400mAh battery with 40W SuperCharge, 27W Wireless HUAWEI SuperCharge
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